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Remove unwanted adware


swaroop

New Member
India

Posts
11
#1
This adware came with some installation and has been on my browser. how do i remove it? I checked everywhere but can't seem to find a trace of this installation. Screenshot (1).png My home page is still Google.com but every time i open my browser this page comes up.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model
    HP Envy M6
    CPU
    Intel Core i5 3210M @ 2.50GHz
    Motherboard
    Hewlett-Packard 18A5 (U3E1)
    Memory
    8.00GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 665MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    2048MB ATI AMD Radeon HD 7600M Series
    Sound Card
    IDT High Definition Audio CODEC
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Generic PnP Monitor on Intel HD Graphics 4000
    Screen Resolution
    1366x768
    Hard Drives
    699GB Hitachi HTS547575A9E384 (SATA)
    Keyboard
    Standard PS/2 Keyboard
    Mouse
    HP SMBUS TouchPad
    Browser
    Aurora
    Antivirus
    Net Protector

DMHolt57

Well-Known Member
Pro User
Austin, Texas

Posts
1,591
#2
In the uninstall programs window: look for "Wsys Control", select it and click "Uninstall" or "Remove".
 

My Computers

System One System Two

  • OS
    17074 Pro
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model
    HP dv7 3173nr
    CPU
    M520
    Memory
    5GB
    Screen Resolution
    1600x900
    Internet Speed
    120Mb/s
  • PC2
    HP A12 R7 17074

swaroop

New Member
India

Posts
11
#3
In the uninstall programs window: look for "Wsys Control", select it and click "Uninstall" or "Remove".
It's not there in the list. Screenshot (2).png
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Windows 8
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model
    HP Envy M6
    CPU
    Intel Core i5 3210M @ 2.50GHz
    Motherboard
    Hewlett-Packard 18A5 (U3E1)
    Memory
    8.00GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 665MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    2048MB ATI AMD Radeon HD 7600M Series
    Sound Card
    IDT High Definition Audio CODEC
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Generic PnP Monitor on Intel HD Graphics 4000
    Screen Resolution
    1366x768
    Hard Drives
    699GB Hitachi HTS547575A9E384 (SATA)
    Keyboard
    Standard PS/2 Keyboard
    Mouse
    HP SMBUS TouchPad
    Browser
    Aurora
    Antivirus
    Net Protector

TairikuOkami

Be nice to all, please?!
Pro User
Trnava

Posts
683
#4

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Win 8.1.1 Pro x64
    Computer type
    Laptop
    System Manufacturer/Model
    Lenovo E525
    CPU
    AMD A4-3300M @ 2,0GHz
    Memory
    6GB DDR3 1333MHz
    Graphics Card(s)
    AMD Radeon HD 6480G 512MB shared
    Sound Card
    Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Surround 5.1
    Screen Resolution
    1366x768
    Hard Drives
    WD 465GB
    Cooling
    Fusion Tweaker
    Keyboard
    Logitech K360
    Mouse
    Logitech M705
    Internet Speed
    50/50 MBps
    Browser
    Yandex
    Antivirus
    No AV & No Firewall
    Other Info
    Headphones: Sennheiser RS170

elbmek

New Member
Pro User
Sutton Coldfield

Posts
1,024
#6
Thanks Evelyn I did wonder before I reached your reply.
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    Win 10
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    System Manufacturer/Model
    pc specialist made to order
    CPU
    Intel® Core™i7 Quad Core Processor i7-4790 (3.6GHz) 8MB Cache
    Motherboard
    ASUS® H81M-PLUS: Micro-ATX, LG1150, USB 3.0, SATA 6GBs
    Memory
    16GB KINGSTON DUAL-DDR3 1600MHz (2 x 8GB)
    Graphics Card(s)
    2GB NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 750 Ti - DVI, mHDMI, VGA - 3D Vision Ready
    Sound Card
    ONBOARD 6 CHANNEL (5.1) HIGH DEF AUDIO (AS STANDARD)
    Monitor(s) Displays
    iiyama 24 inch flat screen
    Screen Resolution
    1920 x 1080
    Hard Drives
    1TB 3.5" SEAGATE SSHD, SATA 6Gb/s 7200 RPM (64MB + 8GB SSD CACHE)

    2TB Seagate SATA HDD

    500Gb SATA docked
    Case
    In Win Turbo
    Cooling
    Super Quiet 22dBA Triple Copper Heatpipe Intel CPU Cooler
    Keyboard
    microsoft mutlimedia keyboard
    Mouse
    logitech corded
    Internet Speed
    152mb
    Browser
    FF, IE11
    Antivirus
    AVG Internet Security 2015
    Other Info
    16x BLU-RAY WRITER DRIVE, 16x DVD ±R/±RW

    10/100/1000 GIGABIT LAN PORT

enigma1944

New Member
Member
Pittsburgh Pa

Posts
102
#7
Look at tools--internet ops--general
It may be attached to your homepage opening
just remove that portion
 

My Computer

System One

  • OS
    W10
    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    System Manufacturer/Model
    Lenovo C540 All in One x64
    CPU
    C540
    Memory
    5GB
    Monitor(s) Displays
    23" LED
    Hard Drives
    1TB

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